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Polyurethane Sponge for Oil Spill Cleanup

Oleo Sponge Could Make Oil Spill Cleanup More Efficient

Scientists at Argonne National Laboratory say they’ve invented a sponge made of common polyurethane foam that has been adapted and can absorb up to 90 times its weight in oil. Photo: Argonne National Laboratory

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Posted March 16, 2017